seth holmes

11:52pm

Sun March 29, 2015
Economy/Labor/Biz

Your Call: What is the status of farmworkers' demands for living wages and basic rights?

On the March 30th edition of Your Call, we will mark Cesar Chavez Day by talking about the plight of farmers in the US and Mexico. Over 50,000 workers in the Mexican border state of Baja, California are striking over low pay and poor conditions. What are their demands and how can we support them? Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

Guests:

Bruce Neuburger, former farmworker and author of Lettuce Wars: Ten Years of Work and Struggle in the Fields of California

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12:00am

Thu March 20, 2014
Economy/Labor/Biz

Today on Your Call: What are the stories of migrant farmworkers?

Viviana Aguirre, UFW union worker at Muranaka Farms in Oxnard, CA